Officials Conduct Drug Arrest Roundup in Andrews, 17 Suspects Behind Bars

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ANDREWS - Andrews Police teamed up with sheriff's deputies, Drug Enforcement Agency agents and FBI agents in an arrest roundup of people trafficking crack cocaine.

The roundup began at 6:30 a.m., officials started gathering 25 criminals and served 43 grand jury indictments.

These arrests are the result of a multi-phase investigation that started three years ago.

At 10 a.m., 17 of the suspects had been locked up in the Andrews County Jail.

The investigation is still ongoing.